The Art Center Cooperative, Inc. is a non-profit corporation that provides the Jacksonville Community with a focused group of professional artists in search of excellence and recognition at their craft. Our organization is comprised of both gallery and studio artists who are willing to work with anyone interested in growing the Jacksonville art industry in order to improve the quality of life for the people of Jacksonville, FL. We are a 501(c)(3) organization
ART FESTIVAL SEPT 8-9TH ANNELIES DYKGRAAF and MARSHA HATCHER were selected to participate in the 2007 RIVERSIDE ARTS FESTIVAL. Look for Annelies in booth #13 and Marsha in booth #53 this weekend Sept 8-9th 10:00-5:00pm Jacksonville, Fl.
As our city and neighborhood continue to grow and thrive so does our Arts Festival. Our community, the Riverside Avondale Historic District, is known for its historic preservation, beautiful parks, wonderful collection of historic homes, appreciation for the arts and architecture, unique shops and eclectic restaurants. The recently improved Five Points area provides a vibrant gateway for those coming to visit the District.In its 36th year, one of Florida’s finest art festivals, sponsored by Riverside Avondale Preservation, the Riverside Arts Festival is held annually in Riverside Park, adjacent to the historic Five Points District.Featuring fine art by more than 140 artists, works include watercolors, oils, glass, pastels, drawings, clay, photography, wood, acrylics, fiber, graphics, metal, paper and mixed media.There will be plenty of food, fun and music to accompany the work of some of the most talented artists around. Enjoy the unique ambiance of Riverside Park and the surrounding area on Saturday, September 8 and Sunday, September 9.You should already have made your plans to attend, but if you haven't, it's not too late to change your plans. You won't regret it.